Skip to content

Search Collections

Wallpaper

2000.959 (RS195764)

Description

Unused sample. Wallpaper in "Fuscia" by Cowtan & Tout, Inc. (NY) with continuous stripe of fuschia blossoms and vines separated by metallic gold guilloche. Block printed in two greens, pink, rose, blue and metallic gold on an embossed white ground.\n Based on an English block printed wallpaper from 1860-1870.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
20th c.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
2000.959
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Nylander
GUSN
286871

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
fuschias
guilloches
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern No.
20100
State
Repro
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21, print width 21 (inches)

Comments